Department Established in 1953
Brief Profile of the Department:    Ever since its inception in 1953, the Department of Zoology in Govt. Maharaja College Chhatarpur, has been progressing towards excellence in the field of teaching and research activities. With a team of dedicated, experienced and qualified faculty members, the department has witnessed tremendous growth in academics and research work. The department has started M.Sc.classes from 1969 with the specialization in entomology subject. Later on the specialization in Ichthyology has been started. At present time only Ichthyology subject is running. The Dept. of Zoology is planning to start the M. Phil classes in future.
S.No. Name Designation Experience in Years E-Mail
1 Dr. H. N. Khare Professor & Head 33 drhnkhare@gmail.com
2 Dr. Archana Chauhan Professor 32 archanachauhan608@gmail.com
3 Dr. Ashwani Kumar Dubey Guest Faculty 17 ashwanikhajuraho@gmail.com
4 Dr. Vaheedun Nisha Guest Faculty 8 vahadunnisha@gmail.com
5 Miss. Manisha Tiwari Guest Faculty 1 manishatiwari0312@gmail.com
6 Miss. Deepika Arjariya Guest Faculty 3 dipikaarjariya15@gmail.com     
7 Dr. Deepa Mishra  Bajpai Lab Technician 9 drdeepabajpai@gmail.com
Facilities provide by department
• The department has three Labs.- Lab.-1 for UG Classes and it equipped with microscopes, microtome and museum specimens of different phyla some of them very rare. Lab.-2 for M.Sc. I/II Sem. and Lab.-3 for M.Sc. III/IV sem. Dept. has one staff room with computer (internet) photocopier, refrigerator and audio visual aid. And store room for lab technician .
•Department provides internet facility for the M.Sc. student.
• Departmental Library enriched about 800 books.
The Department had Conducted three national seminars and one science day celebration with in three year.
The Department regularly holds seminars for M.Sc. students.
The Department also conducts departmental Activities on various health issues.
The department organized different extension lectures for enhancing the knowledge of students.
Achievements of the Department
A number of students get their M. Phil., Ph.D. degree and also successfully competed different state and national level competitive exams.
Future Plans of the Department
1. To start the M. Phil. Classes.
2. To establish the departmental research lab.  
3. To enhance the departmental library.
4. Promotion of research activities by the way of organizing seminars, workshops and guest lectures.
5. To encourage faculty members to undertake minor/major research projects.
6. To organized extension lectures and excursion tours.